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implemented as it now, it should on us requiring additional resources. supervisor chu: with regards to falling -- falling under compliance of the guidelines, do you check to make sure there was compliance with how the permits are being in love? >> yes, we will be doing our annual reporting based on data we receive from second district pta, and we will continue to do all our auditing practices we do on parking lots around the city. supervisor chu: thank you. supervisor mar: i just wanted to thank the president of the second district pta and the knowledge that the legislative chair of the second district are here, but i appreciate their
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efforts to create a process that streamlines the process, but also to ensure there is good information so it is not just a few schools that take advantage ofp=4v this. they're created checklists and other information so that more schools can participate in this way of raising funds for the schools, but the second district pta stepped up to make sure this to be a process that works and that it is fair for all the schools that want to participate. thank you. supervisor kim: i just want to thank supervisors mar -- supervisor mar for all his work and his office's work. i know how important it is that the school district is able to maximize its access in order to generate revenue for our schools. at the school district, we often talk about how we do not have enough teachers, and of money, enough supplies, but the one thing this will district has a
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lot of is land and facilities. i think that in order to best optimize what assets we do have, measures like this where we are able to encourage our pga -- pta's to be oblivious parking
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i think that there are numerous benefits for the community as well. supervisor chu: why don't we open this item up for public comment? are there members of the public who wish to comment on item 10? we also will be continuing this item. >> good afternoon, supervisors. i am vice-president of the board of education, also a parent of two public school students and a pta member. i just wanted to express my personal support for this legislation and my thanks to supervisor farrell -- supervisor mar and to the treasurer for making this happen. this is been happening for a number of years now, and it has been a lifeline to individual pta's.
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it pays for supplies and other programs at the schools. as you know, our schools have been under a lot of pressure in recent years, and every little bit helps. this is a great example of government stepping up to clear the way and make sure that parents can raise money that they need to for their programs and their schools. supervisor chu: thank you very much. >> good afternoon. i am an executive board member of lafayette's pta, and i want to thank supervisors mar -- supervisor mar for sponsoring this event and the treasurer as well. we just want to make sure that we keep a good, quality education for our children. you're sorry really appreciative
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of this happening and being possible. thank you so much. thank you. next speaker. >> good afternoon. we have 65 units of pta's throughout the district. we want to congratulate the supervisors that participated and co-sponsored this piece of legislation. it is a great example of innovation in local government, and we are very appreciative of a small step forward in helping to raise money for local schools. thank you. supervisor chu: thank you very much. are there other members of the public who wish to comment on item 10? >> i am et parent of a public- school student, a public school in the richmond district, one that has not run one of these programs in the past but maybe we will look into it in the
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future. i want to thank all the supervisors for joining and moving forward on this measure so quickly, just in time, i think, for some of the summer concerts. thank you very much. supervisor chu: thank you. are there other members of the public who wish to comment on item 10? can we entertain a motion to accept the amendment as a whole that has been laid out? we have a motion to accept the amendment as a whole and we can do that without objection. do we have a motion to continue the item as amended for one week? we will take that without objection. thank you. colleagues, we will take a 10- minute recess.
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